In this article, we will guide you on how to listen to Roku YouTube Music.
YouTube Music is a streaming service for audio content that is a part of Google-owned YouTube. Millions of music from all genres and dialects can be found on the platform. Songs, playlists, albums, radios, remixes, and much more are all available for listening. On supported devices, you can use this service using a web browser or an app. However, Roku devices do not have access to the YouTube Music service just yet. The section that follows will demonstrate how to use Roku to listen to YouTube Music.
How to Install and Use YouTube Music on Roku
The YouTube app is the quickest and most straightforward way to listen to YouTube Music. You don’t have any restrictions when using YouTube on Roku. In fact, the YouTube app gives you access to all of YouTube Music’s material.
Screen Mirror YouTube Music on Roku
Roku users have the option of listening to YouTube Music via screen mirroring. This method allows you to cast it from any device, whether a smartphone or a PC, with no restrictions.
Before you may mirror the PC or mobile screen on Roku, you must first enable Screen Mirroring on Roku.
Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku
- Select Settings from the Roku home screen.
- To change your system settings, go to System settings and click on it.
- Screen Mirroring can be found by navigating to the menu bar and clicking on it.
- Select Screen mirroring from the Mode drop-down menu.
- Select Always Allow from the Allow drop-down menu.
YouTube Music on Roku using Android Phone
Connect your Roku and Android devices to the same WiFi network to enable screen mirroring.
Next, open the Android Settings app and select Bluetooth and device connection from the drop-down menu.
Select the cast option and wait for the device to locate other nearby wireless devices before moving on to step 4.
Choose your Roku device from the list and play YouTube music on Roku via Android.
Open the YouTube Music app on your smartphone after mirroring the Android screen on Roku. Play the song you wish to hear.
YouTube Music on Roku using Windows
The first step in using a Windows 10 PC is to connect your computer or laptop to the same network as your Roku device.
Using the Windows + P keys, open the Connect to a wireless display menu in Windows 10.
Select your Roku device and the PC screen will immediately be mirrored on the TV.
In the next step, go to music.youtube.com in a web browser on your Windows 10 PC.
Next, you’ll need to sign in to your Google account and start listening to the music.
You may also cast YouTube Music from your Mac or iPhone using Roku’s screen mirroring feature. However, screen mirroring requires a paid third-party programme. As a result, using them is not recommended. The easiest way to listen to YouTube Music on Roku is through the YouTube app.